Picture books: who are they for? - A talk by SujataNoronha, Bookworm Thursday, March 10, 20166:30 PMDesign Centre1 Design Valley, Alto-Porvorim, Bardez, Goa - 403521, Goa Velha (map)Much art in any medium is produced without a primary concern for how it will be received, or by whom. It often doesn’t set out to appeal to a predefined audience but rather build one for itself. So it’s really quite unusual to ask “Who should read picture books?” Yet the absence of an interest and... Topics: children's, books, children's books, picture books, bookworm goa, sujata noronha, design, porvorim,...
byRecorded by Frederick Noronha. Talk mainly by Victor Hugo Gomes (and other discussants, including Miguel Barganza)
Victor Hugo-Gomes is the guy behind the Goa Chitra, an amazing museum set up by an individual in Goa or elsewhere, for that matter. Goa Chitra documents the local "age-old wisdom passed down through generations. It is an unique collection and display of traditional farming implements and other ancient tools of trade set up against the backdrop of a traditional organic farm." It collections have now grown to more than 4000 objects on display. In this audio recording, he talks about... Topics: goa, agriculture, india, former portuguese colony, traditional knowledge, victor hugo gomes,...